The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 54 89 53
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -36
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 256 143 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.17% 2.81% 4.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.38% 2.96% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 195 123 207
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5840 4837 5478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.14% 94.94% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4824 4174 4859
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,881 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the South West region.

Architect Salary Trend in the South West

Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in the South West

Architect
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +18 87 £58,225 -2.95% 18
Somerset +7 41 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Wiltshire -5 39 £55,000 +3.77% 7
Dorset +4 26 £53,750 +3.36% 1
Gloucestershire -4 20 £55,000 - 4
Devon -3 13 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Avon - 1 £52,500 -
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 212 (33.44%) Finance
2 115 (18.14%) SOA
3 108 (17.03%) Microsoft
4 99 (15.62%) Java
4 99 (15.62%) .NET
5 94 (14.83%) SQL Server
6 90 (14.20%) Security Cleared
7 84 (13.25%) TOGAF
8 83 (13.09%) Oracle
9 81 (12.78%) ITIL
10 78 (12.30%) Windows
11 77 (12.15%) Degree
11 77 (12.15%) SC Cleared
12 69 (10.88%) UML
13 68 (10.73%) Technical Architecture
14 64 (10.09%) Project Management
15 57 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
16 54 (8.52%) Relational Database
17 52 (8.20%) C#
18 50 (7.89%) ASP.NET
19 48 (7.57%) Enterprise Architecture
20 47 (7.41%) VMware
21 46 (7.26%) SAP
21 46 (7.26%) SQL
22 45 (7.10%) IBM
22 45 (7.10%) Data Modelling
22 45 (7.10%) Agile Software Development
23 41 (6.47%) Data Management
24 40 (6.31%) Waterfall
24 40 (6.31%) Business Intelligence

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (5.05%) SharePoint
2 25 (3.94%) IIS
3 20 (3.15%) MS Exchange
4 15 (2.37%) Apache ServiceMix
5 12 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
6 11 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (1.58%) SAS
8 9 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2000
10 7 (1.10%) WebSphere
10 7 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (1.10%) Lync
10 7 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (0.95%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
11 6 (0.95%) TIBCO EMS
12 5 (0.79%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.79%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.63%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 34 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.37%) MS Office
3 14 (2.21%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.26%) MS Project
5 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 18 (2.84%) SAP MDM
2 12 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.95%) BusinessWorks
4 5 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.79%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.32%) SAP PP
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.16%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.42%) SaaS
4 8 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.47%) IaaS
6 2 (0.32%) PaaS
6 2 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.21%) SAN
1 14 (2.21%) Firewall
1 14 (2.21%) Wireless
2 9 (1.42%) Internet
2 9 (1.42%) WAN
3 7 (1.10%) LAN
4 6 (0.95%) Intranet
5 5 (0.79%) VPN
5 5 (0.79%) OSPF
5 5 (0.79%) BGP
5 5 (0.79%) Network Security
5 5 (0.79%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (0.63%) VLAN
6 4 (0.63%) MPLS
7 3 (0.47%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.47%) RIP
7 3 (0.47%) NAS
7 3 (0.47%) xDSL
8 2 (0.32%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.32%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (14.83%) SQL Server
2 54 (8.52%) Relational Database
3 30 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (3.00%) RDBMS
5 18 (2.84%) IBM InfoSphere
6 16 (2.52%) Oracle Reports
7 14 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (2.05%) Oracle BI EE
9 9 (1.42%) DB2
10 8 (1.26%) Hadoop
10 8 (1.26%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.26%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 7 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.79%) MySQL
12 5 (0.79%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.79%) Oracle Exadata
13 4 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (3.15%) Maven
2 19 (3.00%) Jenkins
3 17 (2.68%) Git (software)
4 6 (0.95%) JUnit
5 5 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (0.79%) MSI
5 5 (0.79%) Axure RP
5 5 (0.79%) Rational Rhapsody
6 4 (0.63%) Apache Ivy
6 4 (0.63%) Ant
6 4 (0.63%) Selenium
7 2 (0.32%) jMock
7 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.32%) Mockito
8 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.16%) Rational Rose
General
1 212 (33.44%) Finance
2 38 (5.99%) Banking
3 32 (5.05%) Marketing
4 28 (4.42%) Telecoms
4 28 (4.42%) Legal
5 19 (3.00%) Local Government
6 18 (2.84%) Retail
7 17 (2.68%) Military
8 12 (1.89%) Aerospace
8 12 (1.89%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.74%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.42%) Electronics
11 7 (1.10%) Advertising
11 7 (1.10%) Law
12 4 (0.63%) Automotive
13 1 (0.16%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Publishing
13 1 (0.16%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (15.62%) .NET
2 50 (7.89%) ASP.NET
3 39 (6.15%) Web Services
4 38 (5.99%) Middleware
5 34 (5.36%) HTML
6 31 (4.89%) Spring
7 27 (4.26%) XML
7 27 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (3.47%) jQuery
9 19 (3.00%) CSS
10 18 (2.84%) HTML5
11 17 (2.68%) SOAP
12 16 (2.52%) .NET Framework
13 15 (2.37%) Spring MVC
13 15 (2.37%) OSGi
14 14 (2.21%) PostGIS
15 13 (2.05%) Hibernate
16 12 (1.89%) REST
16 12 (1.89%) WCF
17 10 (1.58%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 38 (5.99%) Data Integration
2 35 (5.52%) GIS
2 35 (5.52%) Management Information System
3 30 (4.73%) Computer Science
4 28 (4.42%) Open Source
5 27 (4.26%) Reference Data
6 19 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (2.68%) Mathematics
8 13 (2.05%) Client/Server
9 12 (1.89%) N-Tier
10 9 (1.42%) Digital Media
11 8 (1.26%) Visualisation
11 8 (1.26%) Human Factors
12 7 (1.10%) Clustering
12 7 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (1.10%) Mobile App
13 6 (0.95%) Mainframe
14 5 (0.79%) Online Banking
14 5 (0.79%) Replication
15 4 (0.63%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 78 (12.30%) Windows
2 22 (3.47%) Linux
3 17 (2.68%) UNIX
4 12 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (1.74%) Solaris
6 9 (1.42%) Windows 7
7 7 (1.10%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.10%) Android
8 4 (0.63%) AIX
9 3 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (18.14%) SOA
2 84 (13.25%) TOGAF
3 81 (12.78%) ITIL
4 69 (10.88%) UML
5 68 (10.73%) Technical Architecture
6 64 (10.09%) Project Management
7 57 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
8 48 (7.57%) Enterprise Architecture
9 45 (7.10%) Agile Software Development
9 45 (7.10%) Data Modelling
10 41 (6.47%) Data Management
11 40 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
11 40 (6.31%) Waterfall
12 39 (6.15%) Information Management
13 37 (5.84%) Business Analysis
14 36 (5.68%) Information Architecture
14 36 (5.68%) MVC
15 35 (5.52%) ETL
16 31 (4.89%) Network Design
17 30 (4.73%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 99 (15.62%) Java
2 52 (8.20%) C#
3 46 (7.26%) SQL
4 16 (2.52%) C++
5 13 (2.05%) C
6 11 (1.74%) JavaScript
6 11 (1.74%) PowerShell
7 8 (1.26%) Shell Script
8 5 (0.79%) Python
9 4 (0.63%) Fortran
9 4 (0.63%) PHP
10 2 (0.32%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.32%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.32%) F#
11 1 (0.16%) Ruby
11 1 (0.16%) Korn
11 1 (0.16%) X++
11 1 (0.16%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 90 (14.20%) Security Cleared
2 77 (12.15%) SC Cleared
2 77 (12.15%) Degree
3 15 (2.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (2.05%) MCP
6 11 (1.74%) DV Cleared
7 10 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (1.10%) HP ASE
9 7 (1.10%) CISSP
9 7 (1.10%) MCSE
10 6 (0.95%) CCNP
11 5 (0.79%) Chartered Engineer
12 4 (0.63%) MCTS
12 4 (0.63%) CCIE
13 3 (0.47%) ISEB
13 3 (0.47%) ISSAP
14 2 (0.32%) MCITP
14 2 (0.32%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.84%) COBIT
2 25 (3.94%) Data Quality
3 16 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.74%) QA
5 5 (0.79%) COREP
5 5 (0.79%) FINREP
6 4 (0.63%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.16%) SLA
8 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 35 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (4.10%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.74%) XenApp
4 9 (1.42%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.42%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.95%) Terminal Services
6 5 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.47%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.16%) Xen
10 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.16%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (0.79%) Oracle EDQ
2 4 (0.63%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.47%) ARCserve
3 3 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (0.47%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.47%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.47%) WSUS
3 3 (0.47%) SCCM
4 2 (0.32%) SCOM
5 1 (0.16%) Nagios
5 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.16%) MOM
5 1 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.16%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 108 (17.03%) Microsoft
2 83 (13.09%) Oracle
3 47 (7.41%) VMware
4 46 (7.26%) SAP
5 45 (7.10%) IBM
6 35 (5.52%) Cisco
7 32 (5.05%) Citrix
8 25 (3.94%) ESRI
9 14 (2.21%) Juniper
9 14 (2.21%) Teradata
10 13 (2.05%) HP
11 12 (1.89%) TIBCO
11 12 (1.89%) JBoss
11 12 (1.89%) F5
12 9 (1.42%) Symantec
13 8 (1.26%) Altiris
14 7 (1.10%) Informatica
15 6 (0.95%) Unisys
15 6 (0.95%) Google
16 5 (0.79%) Adobe
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